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New Song Celibate Women in the First Three Christian Centuries

by Jo Ann McNamara

  • 373 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Early Church,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Single women,
  • Early Church (To 476),
  • Women And The Church,
  • Sociology,
  • Religious life,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Asceticism,
  • Celibacy,
  • Early church, ca. 30-600,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8328895M
    ISBN 100866562494
    ISBN 109780866562492

    Celibacy (from Latin cælibatus) is the state of voluntarily being unmarried, sexually abstinent, or both, usually for religious is often in association with the role of a religious official or devotee. In its narrow sense, the term celibacy is applied only to those for whom the unmarried state is the result of a sacred vow, act of renunciation, or religious conviction. Unlike the other Christian denominations, the Catholic Church requires its priests to be celibate, that is, to remain unmarried and to abstain from sexual relationships. I myself am a married layman with three young children, and I steadfastly support my students in their development of a celibate ries: Ethics in Value Theory, .

      But first-born sons were allowed a legitimate wife, on whom they got legitimate heirs. And latter-born sons were often celibate—that is, ineligible to sire heirs, though not chaste—that is, ineligible to sire bastards. Church men, like laymen, sought wealth to provide for their women and children. To get it, church men used canon : Laura Betzig. Now that you're celibate, you're going to be forced to find new ways to do these things that don't revolve around this. And while it may be challenging at first, you may discover the new ways you find to show these things are more rewarding and loving on a deeper level. 9 Author: Ryder Ramsey.

      When I first went into this practice, I did not read any books on it, however I heard this book is pretty thorough: The Kama Sutra of Celibacy:: Ways to be Successfully Celibate by C. L. Summers. For me, celibacy is not about reading a book about it and then going into, I simply started living the celibate life, that is I stopped dating or. Feminism in Christianity: An Orthodox Christian Response. Belonick, Deborah Malacky. First published in by the Orthodox Christian Publications Center, this little book is by a modern woman who investigates a modern phenomenon, the Women’s Movement, and its effects on religious thought.


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ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Cited by: Get this from a library. A new song: celibate women in the first three Christian centuries. [Jo Ann McNamara]. A New Song: Celibate Women in the First Three Christian Centuries (Haworth Press, ) looked at the formation of women’s religious communities and their role in the early Church.

She then set to work on her magnum opus. Early Christian Women and Pagan Opinion: The Power ofthe Hysterical Woman Cambridge University Press.

us $ cloth, us $ paper This sensitively written and subtly argued book sheds new light on the position ofwomen in early Christianity by investigating the stereotypes of Christian women purveyed in pagan and early Christian texts.

Jo Ann McNamara is the author of Sainted Women of the Dark Ages ( avg rating, 18 ratings, 4 reviews, published ), A New Song ( avg rating, 3 4/5.

Jo Ann Kay McNamara died in New York City on 20 Mayaged she spent much of her life teaching at Hunter College, New York. While her first book, derived from her doctoral gender, and power in early Christianity and in early medieval Europe with volumes such as A New Song: celibate women in the first three Christian centuries.

A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the : Casey Clevenger.

Jo Ann McNamara is professor of history at Hunter College and at the graduate center of the City University of New York; she has also written books such as A New Song: Celibate Women in the First Three Christian Centuries, Sainted Women of the Pages: many of the new interpretations she had brought forward in a series of articles that followed the publication of her book A New Song: Celibate Women in the First Three Christian Centuries ().

Asked to contribute an autobiographical essay to Women Medieval-ists and the Academy (–), edited by Jane Chance, McNamara. Jo Ann K. McNamara died in New York City from complications from shoulder surgery in March.

Her most recent book is a translation of Paris in the Middle Ages (), written by. It is inscribed: “To Jo Ann McNamara magistra doctissima et mater omnium bonarum.” Other essays in this volume examine many of the new interpretations she had brought forward in a series of articles that followed the publication of her book A New Song: Celibate Women in the.

Her most recent book is a translation of Paris in the Middle Ages (), written by Simone Roux. Prof. McNamara was a scholar of world-wide renown. Her most widely acclaimed book, Sisters in Arms: Catholic Nuns through Two Millenia, was published by Harvard University Press in and reviewed in the New York Times Book Review by Antonia Fraser.

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It is inscribed: “To Jo Ann McNamara magistra doctissima et mater omnium bonarum.” Other essays in this volume examine many of the new interpretations she had brought forward in a series of articles that followed the publication of her book A New Song: Celibate Women in the First Three Christian Centuries ().

Women and Religion in the First Christian Centuries focuses on religion during the period of Roman imperial rule and its significance in women's lives. It discusses the rich variety of religious expression, from pagan cults and classical mythology to ancient Judaism and early Christianity, and the wide array of religious functions fulfilled by women.5/5(1).

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